How To – Plastic Canvas stitches

We have been getting requests lately for more tutorials about needlepoint and plastic canvas and we would love to help out with that! Plastic canvas is a variation of traditional needlepoint and is used to create decorative 3D designs. We have many fun kits available here and they come with everything you need to complete your project. We also...

Bits and Pieces

We all have them. Tiny bits and pieces of yarn. Not really enough to do much with, but we don’t want it to go to waste. There are a lot of projects you can do with just one or two yards of yarn. And what about those 2-inch pieces that you cut off after you are done weaving in ends? There are a lot of things you can do with those pieces. If...

Who is Mary?- Our Design team!

The Design Department is the place in Mary Maxim where the “magic” truly happens. The design team helps find new products for the catalog, develop new yarn ranges, design for all of our new Mary Maxim exclusive kits that include: knit, crochet, latch hook, plastic canvas and general crafts. The design team also writes and proofs...

Technique Tuesday- How to Latch Hook

Latch hooks kits have been a staple in the Mary Maxim catalog almost as long as our graph style sweaters have. Latch hooking is an incredibly relaxing and rewarding hobby, and once you get the basics down, is simple to do. The variety of latch hook kits cater to many different decors and there are many seasonal options to choose from that make...

Mary Maxim Aspen Yarn with New Patterns!

Here at Mary Maxim, we have been anxiously awaiting the new Aspen range since we first saw the samples months ago. We hope our customers are just as excited as us for this new release! When we are developing yarn, we get samples along the way and get a chance to knit and crochet with them and make tweaks until we feel they are where we want them...

NEW How to Videos on YouTube – Intermediate

We are excited to share with you our next set of "How To" videos using Quick yarn and using slow motion to make learning how to knit and crochet quick and easy. We always love suggestions so please comment below if there is a specific how to video you would like to see. Be sure to subscribe and share if you find these videos helpful! How to...

Who is Mary? – Our Call Centers!

When calling Mary Maxim, you don’t have to go through an automated phone system, pressing number prompts just trying to get to a human being. With having both U.S. and Canadian operations, we have 19 representatives in the U.S. and 12 in Canada all available to assist you. Our call center is trained to handle a wide vary of tasks. They can...